STUNNING NEW ALBUM “WALLFLOWER” ALSO SET FOR RELEASE ON FEBRUARY 3, 2015 ON VERVE RECORDS
RALEIGH, NC, Nov. 10, 2014– Five-time GRAMMY® Award-winning jazz pianist and world renowned singer, Diana Krall is pleased to announce the rescheduled U.S. tour dates for her “Wallflower World Tour” which had been previously postponed after a case of pneumonia. Krall’s highly anticipated new album “Wallflower” was also postponed for release and is now confirmed to come out on Verve Records on February 3, 2015. To pre-order Wallflower please click HERE.
TICKETS: Diana Krall
Krall’s “Wallflower World Tour” will kick off in Boston, MA on Wednesday, February 25th at The Shubert Theater. The 26-city tour includes stops at some of the most prestigious venues across the country including The Shubert Theater in Boston and The Beacon Theater in New York. Krall will play Memorial Auditorium at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh on Friday, April 24. For specific on sale and ticket information, please check dianakrall.com or www.dukeenergycenterraleigh.com. Fan club pre-sale tickets go on sale Wednesday, November 12th. Tickets to the Raleigh show go on sale to the public on Sunday, November 16 at 10 a.m. To purchase tickets for the tour, please visit http://www.dianakrall.com/.
Produced by 16-time GRAMMY® Award-winning producer David Foster, Wallflower finds Krall breaking new ground with her interpretations of some of the greatest pop songs of all time. The album features popular classics from the late 60’s to present day that have inspired Krall since her early years, as well as an unreleased composition from Paul McCartney (“If I Take You Home Tonight”).
The “Wallflower World Tour” will feature Krall performing pop classics such as The Mamas and the Papas’ “California Dreaming” and the Eagles’ “Desperado,” and Bob Dylan’s “Wallflower,” which inspired the upcoming album’s title track, among others. Krall will be accompanied onstage by Anthony Wilson (guitar), Dennis Crouch (bass), Stuart Duncan (fiddle), Karriem Riggins (drums) and Patrick Warren (Keyboards).
Diana Krall recently headlined The Montreal International Jazz Festival performing to over 100,000 of her most loyal fans. Diana Krall is the only jazz singer to have eight albums debut at the top of the Billboard Jazz Albums chart. To date, she has won five Grammy® Awards, eight Juno® Awards and has also earned nine gold, three platinum and seven multi-platinum albums. Her unique artistry transcends any single musical style and has made her one of the most recognizable artists of our time.
02/25 – Boston, MA @ Shubert Theater
02/26 – Bethesda, MD @ Music Center at Strathmore
02/28 – Atlantic City, NJ @ Caesars Atlantic City – Circus Maximus
03/01 – Greenvale, NY @ Tilles Center For the Performing Arts
03/02 – Red Bank, NJ @ Count Basie Theatre
03/04 – Providence, RI @ Providence Performing Arts Center
03/05 – Portsmouth, NH @ The Music Hall***
03/06 – Wallingford, CT @ Toyota Presents Oakdale
03/07 – Wilkes Barre, PA @ Kirby Center For the Preforming Arts
03/10 – Buffalo, NY @ University at Buffalo – Center For the Arts
03/11 – Wilmington, DE @ Grand Opera House – Wilmington, DE
03/12 – Port Chester, NY @ Capitol Theatre
03/14 – New York, NY @ Beacon Theatre
04/06 – West Palm Beach, FL @ Kravis Center for the Performing Arts – Dreyfoos Hall***
04/08 – Tallahassee, FL @ Florida State University – Ruby Diamond Auditorium***
04/09 – Clearwater, FL @ Capitol Theatre
04/10 – Clearwater, FL @ Capitol Theatre
04/12 – Melbourne, FL @ King Center For the Performing Arts
04/13 – Jacksonville, FL @ Jacoby Symphony Hall
04/14 – Miami, FL @ Adrienne Arsht Center – Knight Concert Hall
04/16 – Sarasota, FL @ Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
04/17 – Fort Meyers, FL @ Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
04/19 – Atlanta, GA @ Atlanta Symphony Hall
04/20 – Birmingham, AL @ Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center***
04/21 – Nashville, TN @ Ryman Auditorium
04/23 – N. Charleston, SC @ North Charleston Performing Arts Center
04/24 – Raleigh, NC @ Memorial Auditorium – Duke Energy Center for the Preforming Arts
04/25 – Greenville, SC @ Peace Center For the Performing Arts***
*** Please check venue website for specific on sale date.
Source: Diana Krall announces rescheduled US dates for “Wallflower World Tour” | Beach Carolina Magazine.